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Surely, his fellows thought, that 65 on the opening round was the most that he would do.  Then he did it again on Saturday.

As such the 23-year-old American reached 11-under through 54 holes on at Royal Birkdale, taking a 3-shot lead over fellow American Matt Kuchar, who fired a 66 to sit at 8-under.

It will take a monumental effort…

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The rain came, the wind howled, and Jordan Spieth played straight through it all.

The American who is looking to win his third Major just a few days before his 24th birthday shot a second-round 69 to reach 6-under for the tournament, giving him a two-stroke lead over fellow American Matt Kuchar.

Spieth overcame four bogeys with a trio of birdies…

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It’s no secret that Americans have dominated the field when The Open Championship comes to the Royal Birkdale. Thursday’s action made it look like this weekend will give us more of the same.

Spieth and fellow Americans Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar all shot 5-under 65s to share the lead after 18 holes. A week shy of his 24th birthday,…

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The 146th Open Championship is upon us with the opening rounds just a few hours away at the Royal Birkdale.

Included in the field are 16 former Open winners, 15 local qualifiers, 5 amateurs, 52 Americans, and 104 from everywhere else.

There are three groups on the opening two days that stand head and shoulders above the rest in terms of…

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Thursday marks the beginning of the 10th Open Championship to be held at Royal Birkdale. It has hosted nine previous from 1954 to 2008. Here’s a historic look back at the previous nine hostings at Royal Birkdale.

1954: ┬áPeter Thomson, a 23-year-old Australia, one of the first of his five Open titles by a single stroke over Bobby Locke, Dai…

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Northwest England’s Royal Birkdale is the home of the 146th Open Championship, which kicks off this Thursday. It is being hailed as one toughest venues in the entire history of the championship.

The 7,156 yard course has a par of 70 and last hosted the open in 2008. The course record is 65, set by Camilo Villegas in 2008.

At the…

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